Key to Our Kitchens Author:Cooks, St. Athanasius Church, Long Beach, Ca., Cooks, St. Athanasius Church, Long Beach, Ca. Interesting book filled with Americana. — Many recipes. More interesting were the "Miscellaneous Hints" pages: put a teaspoon in the toe of your nylons when hanging them on the line to prevent blowing and snagging; how to wash cotton or silk gloves and how to dry to prevent twisted fingers; wipe a wire clothesline with kerosene dipped cloth to pr... more »event clothes from freezing on the line; soak colored cotton fabrics in strong salt water to prevent fading; if you intend to iron clothes , sprinkle the clothes right on the line with a garden hose turned on fine spray and roll the clothes as you take them down.
The recipes are filled with the shortcuts our mothers used to get meals on the table, fast, without worry over the type of fat used, or other such matters.« less